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katana

/kəˈtɑːnə/
noun
1.
a long, curved single-edged sword traditionally used by Japanese samurai
Word Origin
C18: Japanese
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  • They clash katana, and jin gives him one last chance to turn back.
Contemporary definitions for katana
noun

a curved single-edged sword traditionally used by Japanese samurai

Word Origin

Japanese

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Word Origin and History for katana
n.

1610s, from Japanese.

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